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The Royal Hotel

) #7 of 16 Restaurants in Tain ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ British,
High Street, Tain IV19 1AB, Scotland
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“cranachan” (4 reviews)
“cheesecake” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
British, Scottish
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
High Street, Tain IV19 1AB, Scotland
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Reviews (160)
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Reviewed yesterday

Poor service from entering. Had to find our own way to our reserved table. Looked at main menu for ages and when waitor came for order we had to request to see the advertised specials menu. no vegetarian option on it that as the main...More

Thank dinerChris
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very welcoming, nice food , in nice surroundings , food reasonably priced, plenty of it , nicely served.

Thank Mason198517
Reviewed 9 May 2017 via mobile

We had a decent fish and chips at the hotel for lunch. Though it was quite quiet, it was a nice place to sit and eat. Bailey in the bar served us and was super nice. Looks like there are a few lunches in town....More

Thank Troublemaker72
Reviewed 6 April 2017 via mobile

I'm a local to Tain. This used to be the well known place to go for food. The menu has gone from a vibrant, full of choice menu, to sub standard pub grub choice. It's so sad. Waited 25 minutes for my starter (breaded Brie...More

1  Thank Lynsey H
Reviewed 9 March 2017 via mobile

We were staying in another hotel in the town and called in to the Royal, intending to simply have a drink. I have a working Assistance Dog. We were stopped in the lobby and informed that dogs could not go in to the restaurant. We...More

Thank Lynn C
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Visited the Royal for a Sunday lunch a few months ago, to start here plates and cutlery were in need of a good wash, which wasn't a very pleasant. The menu was a decent size and seemed reasonably priced for what you got, I think...More

1  Thank Rob J
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

Have lunch here, quick service, good choice of staple restaurant food, friendly, whether having a plate of soup or a three course meal, it's all freshly done, well served , you know what you are getting is good

Thank sandy m
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Working in Tane. Decided to go to the Royal Hotel. The young manager was extremely friendly and welcoming. He showed me around the facilities. Bar ,restaurant, the meeting room and the function room. There were some lovely views of the Christmas lights on the high...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We chose the Tapas option and were not disappointed. At £10 each it was excellent value. The menu was extensive and the staff very efficient and helpful.

Thank Peter C
Reviewed 11 October 2016

I work in a hotel so i'm pretty lenient if the service/food isn't the best but the main reason I wrote this is thanks to the kitchen staff. We walked down the side road and at the fire door there was 2/3 of them sitting...More

1  Thank Traveller19815
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
British, Scottish
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: High Street, Tain IV19 1AB, Scotland
  • Location: Europe  >  United Kingdom (UK)  >  Scotland  >  Scottish Highlands  >  Ross and Cromarty  >  Tain
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